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Central Backpackers Hostel

13 Park End Street, Oxford, England

86% Overall Rating 281 out of 297 customers would recommend this property based on 297 reviews

Atmosphere 84%

Cleanliness 82%

Facilities 81%

Location 93%

Safety 89%

Staff 86%

Value 86%

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • PlayStation
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

NO STAG OR HEN NIGHTS they will be turned away.And your deposit will not be refunded!!

Reception is open from 8AM-11PM ONLY. No arrivals will be accepted outside of these times.

ID required on check-in.
Passport or drivers license.

Groups of 5 people or more are not accepted by this hostel through, your booking will be cancelled.


Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Oxford?

Contact us directly

Map and Directions


Look for the Yellow Door on Park End Street.

From Gloucester Green Bus Station: (3 minute walk)

Turn RIGHT out of the bus station onto George Street, follow the road around to the left (keeping the open air car park on your right). Take your first right onto Park End Street (by Rosy O' Grady's Irish bar), we are half way down on the right hand side.

From Oxford Train Station: (3 minute walk)

Come out of the train station onto the main road. Look to your left and you will see The Royal Oxford Hotel. Park End Street (ignore the street signs, they will only confuse you) runs down the right hand side of the hotel. We are half way down on the left.

From the Mega bus drop off on Oxpens Road: (5 minute walk)

Walk down Oxpens Road (which becomes Hollybush Row) towards the train station. Take your first right at the main set of crossroads onto Park End Street, we are half way down on the left.

Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton, Stansted Airports have Direct bus service to Oxford just ask at the bus terminals!

Don't walk around Oxford lost, just call the hostel and we will come and meet you!

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